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"When adjusted for inflation, (Texas) per-student spending has remained relatively flat over the past 16 years. Despite that trend, Texas schools in 2017 will receive $381 less per student than they did in 2003."
— PolitiFact Texas
Exacerbating the debt, didn't cause it
"Puerto Rico’s $70 billion debt is unsustainable and it is unpayable. And the reason why it is unsustainable has everything to do with the greed of Wall Street vulture funds."
— PolitiFact National
Let's go to the tape
Says Ted Strickland admits his record on jobs and taxes is "mixed and spotty."
— PolitiFact Ohio
Of the 30 states with set rates, yes
Wisconsin pays criminal defense lawyers who represent the indigent $40 per hour, "the lowest in the country."
— PolitiFact Wisconsin
Security ain't cheap
Says Republican presidential candidate and Gov. John Kasich has spent 177 days out of state and used $350,000 in taxpayer money on his "costly campaign."
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